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Logic Me This: Teleological Fallacy

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. This is the last of the weekly LMTs, we’ll be dropping it down to an occasional feature from now on. Don’t worry though! …

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Logic Me This: Moving the Goalposts

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. This week, Teen Skepchick are examining the fallacy of ‘moving the goalposts’- a fallacy commonly used by peddlers of pseudoscience to gain the …

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Logic Me This: Naturalistic Fallacy

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. This week, I am attempting to get to grips with one of the (I think) most difficult fallacies, the naturalistic fallacy. This fallacy …

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Logic Me This: Hasty Generalization

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. This week on Logic Me This, we’re going to take a look at the hasty generalization. This logical fallacy is an easy one to …

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Logic Me This: Begging the Question

Welcome back to Logic Me This! Begging the Question is one of my pet peeve fallacies, in that many people misuse the term. A lot. So I am here to dispel all the rumors and give you the philosophical/logical definition of begging the question.

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Logic Me This: Special Pleading

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. Special Pleading is a fallacy where an arguer doesn’t apply their principles consistently. In particular, they hold one general principle and apply it …

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Logic Me This: No True Scotsman

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. The other day, as part of an ongoing dialogue I have with a Christian friend of mine, she happened to tell me: “Make …

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Logic Me This: Looking Back

‘Logic Me This’ is a regular series on Teen Skepchick where we examine various logical fallacies in an attempt to help you think more like a Skeptic. This week I’m doing a quick review of Logic Me This’s gone by.

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